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looking for info on the SENTELL family. especially interested in
info on JOSEPH SENTELL (b. ca. 1790-1793, edgefield co, SC) branch that
lived in WALTON CO, GA. joseph owned the 'mussle shoals on the chattahoochie
river before 1835'. joseph appears to be the father of AUGUSTUS I (b.1819
in GA, settled in AL). notes include references to SENTELLs in NC as well.
JOSEPH's father may have been a brother to SAMUEL SENTELL who married ms.
NANCY STEPHENS. even the slightest bit of encouragement gratefully appreciated.
Dear Patron I am the grandson of William Doss Shelnutt who lived
to be ten years younger than his father Ira Mashburn Shelnutt. I would
like to know if the step-mother of Bill Shelnutt(Betty Shelnutt) is still
living in your town? Also I would like to know what year the grandmother
of Ira Shelnutt what year she passed away her name is Elizabeth she is
the wife of a school teacher name Henry? Ira M Shelnutt, Th, 5-21-1885,
Fr,1-15-1960 (stroke) Bill Shelnutt, Su, 6-28-1914, Mo, 1-1-1979 (heart
attack). Also Do you know the birth year of Betty Shelnutt
Submitter: james (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: 18 Aug 2002
looking for desendants of Henry A. Shepherd born May6,1849. was married
to Nancy J. shepherd born 1849.
Submitter: Tony Shepherd (email@example.com)
Date: 08 Jan 2002
Abraham Shepherd married Sara Lovejoy on 1823, in Jasper County.
They lived in what is now the Charlie Elliot Wildlife Center, Clybel Farms.
They lived almost on the Newton County line. I believe his brother William
L. Shepherd lived in Newton County. Does anyone know anything about this
Submitted by: Randy Rowe -- Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
02 MAR 2004
Query: Looking for information on the family of Martha E. Rowe Smith,
husband's name unknown. Had a son named Tom Smith who married Mamie?
and had children Lucile, Estelle, John, and Ethel Smith.
SMITH JASPER NEWTON SMITH REBECCA HAWK SMITH Looking for any and
all information on this couple and or their children. Specifically what
happened to Rebecca and to whom Jasper apparently remarried!? Thanks in
advance Carol Hawk
Surnames: SMITH, HILL
Submitter: Bonnie (email@example.com)
Date: 17 Sep 2002
Searching for any info on Francis B. Smith in Walton county. Found
him in 1820 census - wonder who his relatives are. He married Eliza Hill
(b. 1802) sister of Carter Hill who is buried at Carter Hill Cem in Fort
Yargo SP in Barrow Co. Eliza and Carter were the children of John Hill
and Anna Naomi Camp Hill. Also both buried at Carter Hill Cem
Surnames: SNOW and SMITH
Submitted by: Marjorie -- Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: 10 Dec 2003
Query: John P. SNOW and Susannah R. Smith of Greene County, GA had
children. Two of the children are reported to have been born in CLARKE
County, GA. The youngest child is reported to have been born in WALTON
County, GA. There is no information on where the first three children
were born. The BIRTH section of your WALTON COUNTY site shows a J. W.
SNOW with a birth year of 1823/1824 which would be correct for the
oldest child. My question is - "Where did these births come from? Is
there documentation for them. If someone submitted each of these entries
is there a way to determine who submitted the one for J. W. SNOW?"
I'm doing research on the history of the Sorrells family in Walton
County and surrounding areas. I'd appreciate any information anyone has
about descendants of Charles Sorrells, whose family, I understand, came
to Walton County from Madison County. Thanks very much! Laura Sorrells
Surnames: SORRELLS, STURDEVANT
Submitter: Barbara Beler (email@example.com)
Date: May 09 2001
Need to obtain birth record and info for Mary Matilda Sorrells bn
11/22/1851 in Walton, GA. Parents, Franklin Madison and Susan (Sturdevant)Sorrells
were married 10/11/1849 also in Walton. Mary M. Sorrells married Asa Lee
Lewis in Gonzales, TX in 1871 after he was discharged from the Texas Rangers.
He served with her father, Franklin. I have copies of love letters he wrote
to Mary while he was in the Rangers in 1870-71. Mary was my grandmother,
my father was Asa Horton Lewis (1890-1977). Can you help me? Thanking you
in advance. Barbara (Lewis) Beler
Surnames: SPARKS FREEMAN
Submitter: Steve Taylor (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: 05 Aug 2002
Trying to find information about Walter Sparks Who married Callie
Freeman November 30,1906. I believe his father was Ed Sparks and His Mother
was Louise Russell. Walter left the Georgia area looking for a job after
the second child was born and never was seen again.In 1910 they were living
in the Winder District,Walton County, Georgia. Any addition information
on Walter or His Parents would be appreciated.
Surnames: STEWART ALLEN
Submitter: Jacki S McGlamory (email@example.com)
Date: 30 Aug 2002
Information on any STEWARTS and/or ALLENS prior to 1824. Especially
interested in DAVID STEWART/ SARAH ALLEN who were in Walton Co early 1800s
before migrating to Upson Co Ga. Will be happy to exchange info. Jacki
Stewart McGlamory firstname.lastname@example.org
I am searching for any information on an Elizabeth Betty Stewart
born 1831 who married Jones Daniel Mobley. I believe she died around 1915
in Walton co. Ga. My email addy is email@example.com. Thanks.
Surnames: STEWART, WHITEHEAD
Submitter: Jennifer Smith (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: 20 May 2002
I am looking for any info on my g-g-grandfather Jessie G. Stewart.
Dates June 2, 1836-Jan. 10, 1915. Buried in Mt. Creek Baptist Church Cem.
He served in the Civil War in Capt. Marlow's Co. E and Capt. Whitehead's
Co. G. His wife was Mary Jane Whitehead.
Submitter: Ken Fuller (email@example.com)
Date: Apr 16 2001
I am looking for my wife's grandfather James Samuel Street born June
10 1879 somewhere around Social Circle. He had brothers Clarence, Charlie,
and Tom and a sister Lola. He died in Birmingham, Al. (Wylam) on Oct 28,
Surnames: STUDDARD, SWAIM, STOVER
Submitted by: Gary Swaim -- Email address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: 12 Dec 2003
Query: I am looking for information regarding my ggrandmother, SARAH
(MANDY) STUDDARD. Her father was THOMAS H. STUDDARD (b. 12/16/1827 in
Georgia)who was married to MARY ANNE STOVER. Thomas H. Studdard's
father was an ABRAHAM STUDDARD. Census records lead me to believe they
were all, at one time, in Walton County Georgia. Can anyone assist?
Is there currently a military district in Walton County that was
once the Tanners, and before that the Spark's, Military District in Jackson
County? If so, where would that be located on a current map of Walton County?
Thanks for any information.
Submitter: John Tarbush -- Email address: email@example.com
Date: 10 Jun 2003
Are there any records for the name Tarbush?
If anyone has infor concerning Levi Taylor B 1807 D1884 and his wife
Martha M Hay B 1811. They married July 21, 1831, please contact me. They
were members of Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church at the Hub across
The Brick Store. Thanks, Barbara
Surnames: THOMASON, STODDARD, DIAL, MCCLOUGH
Submitter: Don Thomason (donthomason)
Date: 02 Jun 2002
I am researching the Brodnax, Thompson, Carter, and Byrd lines of
Walton County, GA
I would like to know why the county was named Walton. Iam a descendant
of Robert Walton that came to Ga. in the middle 16 century and his grandson
was George Walton the Governor of Ga. We are trying to find more history
of the family. THANK YOU DONWALTON
Surnames: WALTON, ANDERSON
Submitter: B.Southall (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: 22 Sep 2001
Hello, I am trying to find out the names of the children of George
Walton and the spouses of his children. My great grandmother was Ella Walton
Anderson. I need to find the missing link as to her mother and father connection
to George Walton Sr. I do know that there is a direct link. Ella Walton
Anderson lived in Green Bay, Virginia Born on Aug.2 1857. Thank you so
much for any information. Sincerely yours, B. Southall
Surnames: WEATHERFORD, HEMRICK, AYCOCK
Submitter: David Weatherford
Date: 09 Apr 2003
looking for any Weatherford lines especially in the 1800's.
Elisha, William James, John C., Malinda etc.
Martha J. Weaver married Israel B. Pickens in Walton County Georgia
on March 26, 1826. I'm looking for Martha's family. I see David & Reuben
Weaver in Walton. There's probably a connection to them but I don't know
what it is. Any help is appreciated.
I am hopping to fine a FAMILY HISTORY BIBLE bought at the Estate
sale of AUSTIN WEBB in WALTON county on November 21, 1883 by a J. P. ROCKMORE.
Am at a brickwall on greatgrandparents, Joseph Benjamin Whitehead
and Ola Adams. Have been searching in Dodge County for about a year and
discovered some notes I jotted down 30 years ago that states they were
from Winder, Ga. I live near Canada and am doing all my research on the
internet. Joseph and Ola were married about 1902-3, I have a copy of their
wedding photo, and they look to be in their early 20's, so I am guessing
their births in the late 1870-early "80's. I believe Joseph was a Junior,
and it is either him or his father that the Joseph B.Whitehead Boy's Club
in the Lakewood section of Atlanta is named in honor of. There seems to
be family lore that one of them has a formal portrait in Crawford Long
Hospital. Has anyone acess to the early Walton County marriage records,
or census reports for 1880 that might list them in their family homes?
I would be most grateful for any assistance. One last thing, in the mid
1970's I was contacted by a woman who was doing! a genealogical report
for her family and mine was an extention, or "branch" leading off a common
ancestor. She wanted to publish the report and was inquiring the interest
in the family to purchase copies, as she had to commit to a set number
to have it printed and bound. I never heard anymore from her, but would
me most interested if the following information would ring a bell in anyone's
memory. She was researching my Whitehead/Adams line, and I got the impression
she was of the Adams side. I do remember her saying we had an ancestor,
Hartwell Jackson, that the family descended from. She was a lovely lady,
as most genealogists are, and quite willing to share her findings. If anyone
has family descending from Hartwell Jackson, I am sure the Adams family
will be in it also, as she said the family was quite old in the reigon.
Again many thanks, Jane K.
Looking for information on the Whitten/Whitton families in that area.
Especially Robert Whitten
Submitter: BEA W. RUMLEY (VBB2699@AOL.COM)
Date: 03 May 2002
RUBIN WILLIAMS WAS BORN IN THE OLD WALTON CO . WE WOULD LIKE TO KNOW
WHO HIS PARENTS WAS AND WHERE THEY CAME FROM.NC SC OR GA. HE MARRIED AND
HAD A SON NAMED GEORGE. HE SERVED IN THE WAR AND WAS DISCHARGED AS A COLONEL
. HE REMARRID AND HAD SERVEL CHILDREN WITH HIS SECOND WIFE.HIS GRAVE SITE
IS NEAR CAVE SPRINGS GA. AND CEDER GROVE ALA. THE WIFE AND CHILDREN CAME
TO DEKALB CO ALA.AFTER HE DIED. PLEASE HELP ME FIND MORE ABOUT MY GG GRANDDADDY
AND MY GGGGRANDADDY.
Submitter: Don Williams (email@example.com)
Date: 08 Jul 2002
George Williams Road [who was it named for and what was his occupation?he
may be related??any background will help.
Looking for any info on Sarah Wyatt parents, siblings,etc. Know she
was married to Andrew Jackson Bell and they lived in Cherokee County N.C.
Both are buried there, but have never been able to document her birth place
or date or parents names Thank you for any info you can give. 1814-1890